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of the the w second playoff spot. a's game and a half behind baltimore and forget catching texas with nine games to play. seahawks-green bay game, here we go. packers leading 12-7. final play of the game. russell wilson throws it up and it appears to be for the team in white, interception by jennings. but the official on the right ruled it it was a simultaneous catch. officials say once you bring it to your chest, that say your ball. that is what happens to the packers but they blew the call. they say a simultaneous catch will go to the offense. in that case seattle wins 14- 12. >> it was awful. >> reporter: [ inaudible question ] >> look that replay -- look at the replay. the fact it was reviewed. it was awful. >> don't ask me a question about the officials. all right? we will cut to the chase there. >> steve young, former 49er great, broadcaster now for espn. >> this is now effecting the competitive landscape of the nfl and it brings it down to a level of other things we see in sports that is not the state of the nfl that we grew and lived and breathed and experienced. and built. it is c
of the aisle hope the refs lockout ends soon. this after a disputed field goal gave the baltimore raven a one-point win over the patriots and a series of botched calls and misapplied rules that have driven coaches, players and fans crazy. all this because of a labor dispute between the nfl and its regular referees that began when the league locked out the refs in june. the referees want more money, asking for more than the nfl's offer to increase their average salaries from $149,000 a year to $189,000. compare that to the median nfl player's salary, $770,000 a year. it's important to remember the average nfl playing career is only three and a half years. and most of the refs have other careers. so these aren't full-time jobs for them. the nfl wants to make the refs full-time and to add more refs so the average referee would make less money. the league also wants to move them from a pension systeto a 401(k). but in the context of a business that brings in $9.5 billion a year, it seems relatively solvable. red cashin, an nfl referee for 25 years through two super bowls doesn't blame the replace
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